Flu vs Cold

This is a great article on how to tell the difference between the flu and a cold. Anyone else ask this question all the time? It is important to know the signs of when you need to see a doctor. “Anyone can get the flu (even healthy people), and serious problems related to the flu[…]

Say No to Raw Dough.

“For many people, the holiday season is the perfect time to spend time together in the kitchen and share delicious baked foods and desserts. Follow these safety tips to help you and your loved ones stay healthy when handling raw dough. When you prepare homemade cookie dough, cake mixes, or even bread, you may be[…]

Winter safety

“Take These Steps for Your Home Many people prefer to remain indoors in the winter, but staying inside is no guarantee of safety. Take these steps to keep your home safe and warm during the winter months. Winterize your home. Install weather stripping, insulation, and storm windows. Insulate water lines that run along exterior walls.[…]

Prediabetes Test

Are you concerned with the potential of having diabetes? This is a wonderful resource to find out if you are at risk for diabetes.   Read more and take the test here: https://doihaveprediabetes.org/ #Ameribest #wearehereforyou #wearehiring #homecare#TakeCareofEachOther #homehealthcare #WaiverProgram#ElderCarePhiladelphia #CareforLovedOne #Homecarenurse#Choosecaregiver #PhysicalTherapy #OccupationalTherapy #Skillednursing#ApplyforHomeCarePhiladelphia #WorkforfamilyPhiladelphia

Hospice Care

This CNN article highlights sub-par treatment of patients on hospice care. People were reporting that they were not getting medications when they were supposed to, and advocates, nurses and doctors were dropping the ball. What do you think? Has anyone had an experience like this?   Read more here: http://www.cnn.com/2017/11/02/health/hospice-partner/index.html   #Ameribest #wearehereforyou #wearehiring #homecare[…]

Does sugar lead to cancer?

  “Does sugar, which makes all things delicious, lead to cancer? A biologic mechanism in yeast cells may explain the relationship between sugar and malignant tumors, according to a recent study published in the journal Nature Communications. The nine-year research project may even influence personal medicine and diets for cancer patients, the authors concluded. The[…]